L’ORÉAL PARIS HONORS FOUR REMARKABLE LEBANESE WOMEN AT THE ‘WOMEN OF WORTH’ GALA DINNER


In a night dedicated to female empowerment, L’Oréal Paris, the world’s leading beauty brand, honored four extraordinary Lebanese women who are shattering glass ceilings and redefining what’s possible. Their unwavering spirit and remarkable achievements were celebrated at the empowering ‘Women of Worth’ gala dinner held on June 13th, 2024, at the prestigious Robert Mouawad Private Museum in Beirut.

These exceptional leaders, chosen for their outstanding contributions to their communities and their respective fields, represent a beacon of hope and inspiration. They stand as shining examples of success in engineering, entrepreneurship, media, and journalism.

Ms. Nada Abi Saleh, Head of Leo Burnett Beirut – Publicis Groupe (Media): A visionary leader who has redefined the landscape of communication, harnessing its power to drive social impact and policy change.

Mrs. Lynn Tehini, Journalist (Journalism): A powerful voice in media and culture, Mrs. Tehini has been instrumental in championing women’s rights and
amplifying their stories through her impactful work.

Mrs. Yusr Sabra, CEO of Wakilni (Entrepreneurship): A true innovator, Mrs. Sabra has disrupted the business world with Wakilni, her tech-driven logistics platform that empowers e-commerce companies to thrive.

Ms. Reine Metlej, COO of Biowaste (Engineering): A Forbes 30 Under 30 Middle East 2023 honoree, Ms. Metlej is a leading voice in sustainable business solutions as COO of Biowaste, a pioneering startup focused on renewable energy.

For over five decades, L’Oréal Paris has been a steadfast champion of women, believing in their inherent worth and their power to change the world. The brand’s iconic tagline, ‘Because You’re Worth It,’ is more than just a slogan-it’s a declaration of self-empowerment and a celebration of the unique beauty and strength that every woman possesses.

‘At L’Oréal Paris, we believe that every woman has a story to tell, a dream to pursue, and the potential to make a difference,’ said Mrs. Emilie Wahab Harb, Managing Director of L
‘Oréal Liban. ‘These four remarkable women embody this belief, their journeys marked by resilience, innovation, and an unwavering commitment to their passions. ‘Women of Worth’ is our way of honoring their achievements and amplifying their voices, inspiring others to reach for their own dreams.’

The honorees were selected not only for their professional accomplishments but also for the values they embody-self-confidence, perseverance, resilience, responsible citizenship, and compassion-qualities that resonate deeply with L’Oréal Paris’ core values.

The evening unfolded with an engaging plenary discussion, skillfully moderated by Mr. Jerry Ghazal, where each awardee shared her unique journey to success, offering invaluable insights and inspiration to the audience. Over 250 guests, including prominent figures from various sectors, family members of the honorees, media representatives, and L’Oréal’s partners, gathered to celebrate these remarkable women in an unforgettable evening dedicated to female empowerme
nt.

Source: National news agency – Lebanon

ARMY: CITIZEN ARRESTED FOR ASSAULTING AN ARMY OFFICER


Lebanese Army Command’s Orientation Directorate issued a statement this evening, in which it indicated that “a patrol from the Intelligence Directorate in the Abdeh-Akkar area arrested the citizen (A.A.) for assaulting an army officer on the same date while wearing a military uniform. Investigations with the detainee began under the supervision of the competent judiciary

Source: National news agency – Lebanon

VIOLENT RAID TARGETS OUTSKIRTS OF AITAROUN


National News Agency correspondent reported that at around 6:15 pm today, Israeli occupation aircraft launched two violent raids targeting the outskirts of the town of Aitaroun Injuries reported.

Source: National news agency – Lebanon

VIOLENT RAID TARGETS OUTSKIRTS OF AITAROUN


National News Agency correspondent reported that at around 6:15 pm today, Israeli occupation aircraft launched two violent raids targeting the outskirts of the town of Aitaroun Injuries reported.

Source: National news agency – Lebanon

ENEMY CARRIES OUT AIRSTRIKE ON VILLAGE OF SHAQRA


National News Agency correspondent reported that the enemy carried out an airstrike on the village of Shaqra, on the same house that was targeted by a drone yesterday.

Yesterday’s bombing resulted in the injury of a mother and her four children, and today a child was seriously injured.

Source: National news agency – Lebanon

ZIONIST ARTILLERY SHELLING TARGETS KFAR HAMAM


National News Agency correspondent reported that the Zionist artillery shelling targeted the outskirts of the town of Kfar Hamam with 155 mm caliber, targeting the western entrance to the town.

The targeting caused severe material damage to the Al-Arqoub Primary Health Care Center affiliated with the International Amel Foundation, as all the windows and doors were shattered, and the doctors’ rooms, the pharmacy, and many medical devices in the examination, x-ray, and laboratory rooms were damaged, while the workers miraculously survived.

It is worth mentioning that this center provides its medical services to all the villages of Arqoub and Hasbaya and has continued to provide its medical services throughout the events in southern Lebanon since their beginning and is still continuing.

A Lebanese army checkpoint in the town and several homes were also damaged.

Source: National news agency – Lebanon